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A 22-year-old female asked:

How do i get rid of a pilonidal dimple?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Ekizian
A Verified Doctoranswered
21 years experience
Pilonidal disease: Minimally symptomatic cases of pilonidal disease can sometimes resolve with meticulous removal of hair from the area. However, most cases require either a simple incision and drainage or a more definitive surgical procedure.
Dr. Allen Kamrava
Colon and Rectal Surgery 16 years experience
Surgery: There are numerous surgeries available. See a surgeon to discuss options.

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Best ways of getting rid of pilonidal cysts?

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Dr. Susan Rhoads
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Surgery.: Pilonidal cysts can be removed surgically. This is usually permanent.
Last updated Oct 10, 2016


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